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Nut

Nut like in form. Black color, charred in fire, dom nut.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 308-1. December 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.1412

Medium or Technique

nut

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains